We saw fire, and we saw rain.
And in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, we saw history made in the 54th running of the Daytona 500.
Matt Kenseth took the checkered flag in the 2012 Daytona 500, and while he gets to take the big media tour that accompanies such a prestigious triumph, plenty more teams and drivers left Daytona winners in their own right.
But for every good that happened at Daytona, there was plenty of bad. We've got you covered with the five best of each right here.